Author: Sophie Mateer

Verity Lane loaded with life

It was truly a night to remember when a Canberra laneway was transformed into a party loaded with awesome food, pumping DJs and dancing fever! Loaded Laneway was the perfect place to chill out and enjoy life when it took over Verity Lane on Friday 13 and Saturday 14 April. Friday’s Loaded Laneway channelled the 80s and 90s, bringing an urban and soul vibe to the Laneway, before flipping the scene on Saturday to an electronica, disco and house atmosphere for a totally different kind of vibe. We couldn’t believe how incredibly talented the local acts were and how engaging they...

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Road test: New natural anti odourant

No Pong is an extremely effective, all-natural, anti odourant, but what does that actually mean? Featured in magazines including Dolly, Fitness First and Better Homes and Gardens, No Pong is getting a lot of attention – and so it should. Not only does No Pong have a hilarious name, it is also highly effective in eliminating odours.  It is made up of completely natural ingredients and has options for sensitive skin types. The product has a unique texture and scent. The texture is similar to a balm and smoothes into the skin to create a long lasting and effective...

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What is Star Wars burlesque really like?

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…to be more precise 7 years ago in Sydney, Russall S. Beattie concocted the idea of meshing Star Wars and burlesque together to create a truly unique experience. The first show was held in a 150-capacity room with the expectation that the show would be held for three nights. Those three nights sold out in record time and since then the show has sky-rocketed, with over 50,000 people attending the production. When first asked to attend the show, I had no idea what to expect. In my mind, the words “Star...

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New masterclasses to style your life

Home decor experts The Property Stylists have launched their first ever lifestyle hub, with last week’s masterclass featuring fashion and makeup blogger Debby Harrington. And it was fabulous! The Property Stylists initially began their work six years ago, transforming homes into a more vibrant and marketable space when selling a property. Now the TPS girls have decided to extend their design skills into all areas of styling and present them to the public through concise masterclasses. These masterclasses are designed to be short and sweet, filled with tips and tricks for everyday fashion, beauty and in-home styling. I had...

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ANU pop-up bar is comedy central

From the moment, you sit down, Alex Williamson will have you in stitches and questioning your morals. At his latest stand-up gig at the ANU pop-up bar, Molo Live, Alex had Canberrans laughing and gasping from the moment he walked in. For those of you who don’t know, Alex Williamson (aka the Loose Aussie Bloke) is an internet sensation with 945,000 followers on Facebook and YouTube. He began performing stand-up in 2007 and placed as a state finalist in triple j’s Comedy competition. But it was in 2012 when Alex’s career took an interesting turn when he transitioned into...

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